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Teaspoon

Object Number: 
INV.14268
Date: 
ca. 1850
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/8 x 1 1/4 x 5/8 in. ( 15.6 x 3.2 x 1.6 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "RRD" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "AKERLY & BRIGGS" abust, lion passant "C"
Description: 
silver teaspoon with a downturned fiddle handle with a short, splayed midrib and the engraved initials, "RRD" in script; flared shoulders and a pointed oval bowl with a broad drop; makers' marks stamped on the undeside of the handle.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group